Santa Fe, New Mexico Job Growth
There were 61,700 jobs in Santa Fe, New Mexico in April 2023 according to the CES survey of employers. The CPS survey of households showed 70,397 employed persons for the month. Santa Fe lost 500 jobs in April 2023 according to the CES survey while the broader CPS measure of employment rose by 44 (Comparing CES and CPS employment numbers.). You can also compare Santa Fe job growth to job growth in other cities.
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Note: The CPS survey data is now seasonally adjusted at the metropolitan level by with the new BLS SSA series.
Santa Fe, New Mexico Employment Changes
The charts below show the monthly job growth for Santa Fe as measured by the CES and CPS surveys. To illustrate the trend, the 3 month moving average change in employment is shown in green.
CES Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
CPS Employment Change: 1 Month, Rolling 3 Month
Total Employment for Santa Fe, New Mexico
CES employment for Santa Fe peaked in September 2007 at 66,900. Since then 5,200 jobs have been lost in Santa Fe according to the employer survey. From a trough of 52,700 in April 2020, Santa Fe has gained 9,000 jobs according to CES employment figures.
CPS employment reached a maximum of 75,103 for Santa Fe in January 2007. 4,706 jobs have been lost in Santa Fe since then according to the household survey. From a April 2020 low of 60,234, Santa Fe has added 10,163 jobs according to the CPS survey.
Employment: CES, CPS
Santa Fe, New Mexico Employment History